8610 Prospect Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19118

1/2 Bath
2,330 Sq. Ft.
$361 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Situated in an exceptional Chestnut Hill location, this exquisite stone carriage house is steeped in Philadelphia history. Exposed beams, the hayloft door and original carriage house doors were all retained during the conversion to residential use in 1925. A mid-1960's renovation added the large family room and picture window overlooking the lush gardens. The custom-commissioned kitchen expansion and update masterfully marries honed stone with handsome woods and stainless steel. Upstairs, find three...

Property Details for 8610 Prospect Avenue

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Property Details for 8610 Prospect Avenue

StatusActive Under Contract
MLS #PAPH904294
Year Built1895
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.10 AC / 4,551 SF
Taxes$7,531 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyPhiladelphia County

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Listing Agent

  1. Sean Kaplan

    Listing Agent


Building Information for 8610 Prospect Avenue

Stories2Year Built1895Building Size-Lot Size0.10 AC / 4,551 SF

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$3,649 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 8610 Prospect Avenue

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2330
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2330
    Interior Features
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Central Air: No
  • Cooling Type: Ductless/Mini-Split, Window Unit(s)
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Radiant, Forced Air
  • Interior Features: Exposed Beams
  • Laundry Type: Main Floor
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-2, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-2, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-3
    Parking Information
  • Total Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Features: Garage Door Opener
  • Type Of Parking: Detached Garage, Driveway
  • Driveway - # of Spaces: 3
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • Directions: Prospect Ave
  • MLS Area: 19118 (19118)
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Masonry
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s)
  • Levels Count: 2
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Fencing: Fully
  • Land Use Code: C30
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Features: Landscaping, Rear Yard
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 56.54 x 80.50
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 4551
  • Lot Size Acres: .10
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: RSD1
  • Age: 1895.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas, Electric
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Unfinished
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 3
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 3
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 2
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Family Room
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $3,399
  • County Tax: $0
  • School Tax: $4,132
  • Tax Annual Amount: $7,531
  • Tax Lot: 21
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • Tax ID Number: 091236310
  • Year Assessed: 2020
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $437,932
  • Land Assessed Value: $100,068
  • Tax Assessed Value: $538,000
    Sale Information
  • Possession: 0-30 Days CD, Immediate
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 8610 Prospect Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jul 4, 2020

Active Under Contract


Jun 17, 2020

Listed (Active)


Jan 17, 2020



DateEvent & SourcePrice

Active Under Contract



Listed (Active)






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Public Records for 8610 Prospect Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$100,068Additions$437,932Total$538,000
Tax Record2020$7,530
Home Facts
Total Finished SqFt2,949 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,949 SqFtStories2Lot Size4,551 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1895ZoningRSD1CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN091236310

Schools near 8610 Prospect Avenue

Jenks John S SchoolPublicK-80.4 mi
Norwood-Fontbonne AcademyPrivatePK-80.6 mi
The Crefeld SchoolPrivate7-120.6 mi
Regina Coeli AcademyPrivatePK-81.0 mi

Jenks John S School

K-8, 0.4 mi, Public


Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

PK-8, 0.6 mi, Private


The Crefeld School

7-12, 0.6 mi, Private


Regina Coeli Academy

PK-8, 1.0 mi, Private


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